The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for EnCase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EnCase over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Guidance Software EnCase
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 914 940
Rank change year-on-year +82 +26  
Permanent jobs citing EnCase 31 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.025% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.42% 0.30% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 17
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -31.81% +12.82%  

EnCase is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7338 8400 8151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.61% 8.53% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5861 6826 6457
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £74,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  

EnCase
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing EnCase as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for EnCase in the UK

EnCase
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EnCase.

Salary trend for EnCase in the UK

EnCase
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EnCase over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for EnCase in the UK

EnCase
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EnCase within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +69 31 £70,000 +27.27% 2
London +62 28 £70,000 +15.70% 2
City of London +28 2 £70,000 +75.00%
Gloucestershire - 2 £37,500 -
Cheltenham - 2 £37,500 -
South West - 2 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing EnCase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for EnCase.

1 31 (53.45%) FTK
2 30 (51.72%) Forensic Analysis
3 27 (46.55%) Network Security
4 21 (36.21%) Information Security
5 20 (34.48%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (31.03%) Digital Forensics
6 18 (31.03%) E-Discovery
6 18 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (31.03%) GCIA
6 18 (31.03%) GCIH
7 17 (29.31%) Linux
8 16 (27.59%) GIAC
8 16 (27.59%) CEH
9 13 (22.41%) Relativity
9 13 (22.41%) Nuix
10 12 (20.69%) Analytics
10 12 (20.69%) Degree
10 12 (20.69%) Metasploit
11 11 (18.97%) Firewall
11 11 (18.97%) Wireless
12 10 (17.24%) C++
12 10 (17.24%) Java
12 10 (17.24%) Open Source
12 10 (17.24%) SIEM
12 10 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
12 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
12 10 (17.24%) Computer Forensics
13 9 (15.52%) Snort
13 9 (15.52%) Nessus
13 9 (15.52%) Nmap

EnCase
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Relativity
2 1 (1.72%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.72%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 27 (46.55%) Network Security
2 11 (18.97%) Firewall
2 11 (18.97%) Wireless
3 9 (15.52%) DHCP
3 9 (15.52%) DNS
4 8 (13.79%) BGP
4 8 (13.79%) EIGRP
4 8 (13.79%) Internet
4 8 (13.79%) IPsec
4 8 (13.79%) OSPF
4 8 (13.79%) SSL
4 8 (13.79%) VPN
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.17%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.72%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Maltego
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (12.07%) Legal
2 5 (8.62%) Law
3 2 (3.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Security Investigator
2 12 (20.69%) Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) Forensic Manager
4 10 (17.24%) Security Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Technology Manager
6 8 (13.79%) Cisco Analyst
6 8 (13.79%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 8 (13.79%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 8 (13.79%) Consultant
6 8 (13.79%) Forensic Consultant
6 8 (13.79%) Network Analyst
6 8 (13.79%) Network Security Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Computer Forensics Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) E-Discovery Manager
9 2 (3.45%) E-Discovery Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Forensic Investigator
9 2 (3.45%) Junior
9 2 (3.45%) Litigation Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 3 (5.17%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (5.17%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Kali Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows
4 4 (6.90%) Unix
5 3 (5.17%) Android
5 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.72%) Solaris
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) Forensic Analysis
2 21 (36.21%) Information Security
3 20 (34.48%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (31.03%) Digital Forensics
4 18 (31.03%) E-Discovery
4 18 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (20.69%) Analytics
6 10 (17.24%) Computer Forensics
6 10 (17.24%) Open Source
6 10 (17.24%) SIEM
6 10 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (13.79%) Network Management
8 6 (10.34%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.90%) Project Management
10 3 (5.17%) Cryptography
10 3 (5.17%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (5.17%) Information Assurance
10 3 (5.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) C++
1 10 (17.24%) Java
1 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.79%) VB
3 7 (12.07%) Perl
4 4 (6.90%) C
4 4 (6.90%) Python
5 2 (3.45%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) SQL
6 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) GCIA
1 18 (31.03%) GCIH
2 16 (27.59%) CEH
2 16 (27.59%) GIAC
3 12 (20.69%) Degree
4 9 (15.52%) GSEC
5 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.34%) GCFA
7 5 (8.62%) CISSP
7 5 (8.62%) SANS
8 4 (6.90%) CREST Certified
8 4 (6.90%) GREM
9 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
9 3 (5.17%) EC-Council LPT
9 3 (5.17%) ECSA
9 3 (5.17%) EnCE
9 3 (5.17%) GPEN
10 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.72%) CISA
11 1 (1.72%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Snort
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (53.45%) FTK
2 9 (15.52%) Nessus
2 9 (15.52%) Nexpose
2 9 (15.52%) Nmap
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Nuix
2 9 (15.52%) AlienVault
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco
2 9 (15.52%) CyberArk
2 9 (15.52%) LogRhythm
2 9 (15.52%) Palo Alto
2 9 (15.52%) Qualys
2 9 (15.52%) Rapid7
2 9 (15.52%) Sophos
2 9 (15.52%) Symantec
3 3 (5.17%) Cellebrite
3 3 (5.17%) Intel
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) Splunk
5 1 (1.72%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.72%) Lotus
5 1 (1.72%) Proofpoint
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